Onondaga County System of Care


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July 3, 2014

Got Art! 2014

In celebration of National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day, OnCare held its 4th annual Got Art! event at the Museum Of Science and Technology (MOST) with Ann Rooney, Deputy County Executive for Human Services providing opening remarks. After the remarks Read More

March 12, 2014

Got Art? 2014

Got Art? Is designed to showcase the art of Onondaga County youth and young adults who have an emotional or behavioral challenge in recognition of National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Month. This year’s theme: “Happiness is…” What brings a smile Read More

November 8, 2013

Don’t Miss This Free Conference

Join OnCare and Family Tapestry for a free special event! Learn valuable information about how the service system works in our community and what supports are available for families and caretakers of children with emotional and behavioral challenges.   Informing Read More

March 20, 2013

Got Art? 2013

Got Art? is hosted by OnCare, a community initiative that improves outcomes for Onondaga County youth with behavioral and emotional challenges. This year’s theme: “I Can …” You can do anything you set your mind to. Take control of your Read More

January 25, 2013

Families Visit Capital Hill

During our conference for children’s mental health, we were all encouraged to visit Capital Hill so we could speak with our legislators regarding continued funding and support for  our children’s programs. The four of us visited Senator Gillibrand’s office to Read More

October 25, 2012

OnCare to Host Screening of Who Cares About Kelsey?

Date: Monday, December 3, 2012 Time: 2:30 p.m. Networking and refreshments 3:00 p.m. Screening Panel discussion to immediately follow Location: Palace Theatre 2384 James Street Syracuse, NY 13206 OnCare invites you to an exclusive screening of Who Cares About Kelsey?, Read More

September 18, 2012

Family Tapestry Picnic

The family picnic on Friday, August 24th, was, once again, a great day of food, fun and laughter! We had plenty of sunshine and a nice cool breeze.  This year we held the picnic at a new location, Santaro Park Read More

February 15, 2012

OnCare’s open house for new projects was a big success!

On February 6, over 200 people attended an Open House to get information on 12 new and existing programs that will help to improve outcomes for OnCare children, youth and families.  During the open house, caregivers, youth and the provider Read More

October 3, 2011

OnCare launches Facebook!

“Like” us on Facebook and help us raise awareness about the importance of children’s mental health. http://www.facebook.com/pages/OnCare/142553282449057 Facebook gives us the opportunity to engage in healthy behaviors and relationships. The purpose of this page is to: paper writing service raise Read More

October 3, 2011

OnCare funds 10 projects for service expansion (total project cost ~$1.3 million)

AIDS Community Resources: Mental Health Assessment/Cultural & Linguistic Competence Training Targeted Cultural Intervention, Ages 8-21 Youth and Young Adults who self-identify as LGBTQ Mental health screening and short-term counseling intervention for youth using the Q Center Catholic Charities: Building Strong Read More